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Former Mingus wrestling coach Tom Wokasch has been summoned to appear before Judge Bill Lundy in Verde Valley Justice Court Aug. 21 at 9 a.m.

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Former Mingus wrestling coach Tom Wokasch charged with fraud and theft

Charges stem from use of wrestling event proceeds

COTTONWOOD -- Former Mingus Union High School championship wrestling coach Tom Wokasch and his wife each face two felony charges Cottonwood Police characterize as white-collar crimes.The charges allege that the long-time coach misappropriated money by depositing cash from wrestling tickets and concession sales in the personal bank accounts of Tom and Laura Jean Wokasch. The incidents occurred over a five-year period.